38 Station Rd, Cheadle Hulme, Cheadle, SK8 7AB

The kitchen has long been regarded as the heart of the home, a gathering place for family and friends to share meals, stories, and memories. But when our client came to us, they had a kitchen that wasn’t conducive to socialising. They wanted a more open and inviting space where they could connect with their loved ones while cooking and entertaining.

So, we worked with their builder to create a lighter, brighter, and more social kitchen dining area, and the results were astounding.


Our client’s existing kitchen was outdated and cramped, with two internal walls blocking natural light and creating a sense of separation between the cook and the guests. The cabinets and work surfaces were well-worn, and the appliances were outdated and inefficient. Our task was to transform this space into a more functional and beautiful kitchen dining area that would accommodate their busy family life and entertaining needs.

To achieve this, we began by removing the internal walls, which opened up the space and allowed natural light to flood in. This created a more natural flow between the kitchen and dining area and eliminated the feeling of separation between the cook and the guests. With this open plan layout, our client could now cook and interact with their loved ones more easily.

To further enhance the social aspect of this new kitchen dining area, we opted for Pronorm X-Line Handless in matt Angora Grey and accenting wall units in Light Chestnut. These cabinets have a modern and sleek appearance, while the use of contrasting colours adds depth and character to the space. We paired these cabinets with a Silestone Blanco Norte worktop, which not only looks beautiful but is also durable, hygienic, and scratch-resistant. To complete this stunning kitchen dining area, we opted for a Quooker Flex Black tap.

For the appliances, we recommended Siemens, a brand renowned for their high-quality built-in appliances.

At the end of the day, creating a social kitchen dining area is all about removing obstacles, opening up the space, and choosing functional and stylish features. By removing the internal walls, opting for sleek cabinets and worktops, and choosing high-quality appliances, we transformed our client’s kitchen into a hub of social activity that they can enjoy for years to come. If you’re looking to create a social kitchen dining area, get in touch with us today, and let’s create a space that you and your loved ones will cherish.

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